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    [ubuntu] Re: Evolution - Fix corrupt mail folders how-to

    You are a lifesaver. I'd been struggling with this all morning until I found you post. Everything seems to be working now.
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    Re: Installing gwibber microblogging client

    Okay, I'm also on 8.04 and the following worked for me and may be worth trying...

    Open Synaptic and go to Settings>Repositories
    In the Third Party Software Tab, add the four APT lines

    deb...
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    Re: Installing gwibber microblogging client

    Yes. You need to edit your repositories in Synaptic (instructions here) and then it is a very straightforward process.
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    [ubuntu] Re: gwibber error.

    Quck update...

    I've dug around a bit, removed stuff, reinstalled stuff and repeated the process a couple of times. I'm running Hardy and it looks like Gwibber has been broken by the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: gwibber error.

    I'm seeing the same issue - Gwibber isn't displaying anything. I don't see any error messages whe I start it from the terminal, though.


    Edit: This has also been logged on Launchpad, along with a...
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    Re: Anybody use Twitter?

    Gwibber is great. I'm also using it to post to both Twitter and Identi.ca. I also like the fact that I can use it to keep track of Facebook updates
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    Re: Best video game ever made

    Manic Miner, because I'm old
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    Re: Anybody use Twitter?

    I've started using it relatively recently with a Gwibber client.

    It's a surprisingly convenient way of chatting with random people.
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    Poll: Re: What is your opinion on Ubuntu?

    This is pretty much my experience, too. For a long time I tended to think of Linux as being a server OS and pretty much irrelevant to a desktop user such as me.

    Ubuntu does make it very clear...
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    Re: Installing gwibber microblogging client

    It's very nice indeed. But does have the potential to be dangerously addictive.
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    Re: Installing gwibber microblogging client

    I hit the same problem. You can fix it by installing the pywebkitgtk deb from here: https://code.launchpad.net/~jorge/+archive
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    Poll: Re: What is your opinion on Ubuntu?

    I used to dual boot but switched to using Ubuntu exclusively when Hardy Heron was released. And I'm stil very happy with it.
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    Re: Hello everybody! Im new here

    Hello, and welcome aboard. :)
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    Re: I Want Answers

    I used to have a set of those earphones. They are very good indeed, soundwise, and even managed to stay put while cycling to work.
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    Re: The Geek Test

    38.66%

    I am a major geek
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    Poll: Re: What web browser do you use?

    I generally alternate between Firefox and Epiphany
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    Given that my site is a movie website, I was quite surprised to see how many Linux visitors I get...

    Operating systems:
    Windows XP 63%
    Windows Vista 12%
    Linux 10%
    Mac OSX 6%

    Browsers:
    IE...
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    Re: Open-Source Software

    Fair comment and I was thinking of enterprise apps when I posted the above.
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    Re: Open-Source Software

    Support, services and consultancy mainly.

    It's worth bearing in mind that for most commercial software companies, the bulk of their income comes not from selling the software but from ongoing...
  20. Re: (Somewhat facetiously) Should we have a sticky telling Windows experts to stay aw

    That reminds me of a co-worker I had to deal with a few years ago. He'd worked at one other company and had learned to do things the way that that company did things. Obviously every company does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: I want to walk away from Windows

    I don't know about Zune but I have found that everything I used to use MS Office for I can do in OpenOffice.

    Since there is a Windows version of OpenOffice available (here) it might be worth...
  22. Re: (Somewhat facetiously) Should we have a sticky telling Windows experts to stay aw

    I can well believe that and don't think that Windows experts will have any more problem with Linux than anyone else. The problem is with people who think that they're Windows experts...
  23. Re: Apologies if it's old news, but just found these...

    They're lovely... Especially the Helix Nebula
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I've been dual booting since October (in theory - in practice I haven't looked at the Windows partition since the start of this year). So, with the release of Hardy, I have now reformatted my disk,...
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    Re: Coffee addiction?

    I'm not a big fan of Coke - or any soft drink for that matter - I find they tend to get too sweet too quickly. But Diet Coke has no flavour at all.

    Coffee is definitely the way to go ;)
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